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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 281312, 7 pages
Glucose Tolerance and Left Ventricular Pressure-Volume Relationships in Frequently Used Mouse Strains
Division of Experimental Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, K.U.Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Received 14 September 2010; Revised 6 December 2010; Accepted 13 December 2010
Academic Editor: Oreste Gualillo
Copyright © 2011 Wouter Oosterlinck et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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